Metallica Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Metallica serenaded birthday boy Willie Mays at a Giants gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Mashable

    ... in style with an assist from some additional Bay Area luminaries. Friday wasn't just Mays' birthday. It was also "Metallica Night" at AT&T, honoring the Heavy Metal band that's called Northern California home since the mid '80s. Mays was serenaded ...

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  2. Watch Metallica Sing 'Happy Birthday' To Willie Mays, Melt Faces At AT&T ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Sfist

    Sure, Metallica is pretty metal. But you know what's really metal? Turning 85 years old, as Giants great and hall-of-famer Willie Mays did last Friday, *not* coincidentally at the team's annual "Metallica Night."

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  3. Music For Nations Partners With SonyMusic Independent Network (SIN)...Read the original story

    Sunday May 8 | Mi2n

    Music For Nations, the legendary British heavy metal label responsible for discovering and releasing records by Metallica, Tool, and Opeth, amongst others, has teamed up with SonyMusic Independent Network to become an active front- line label for the first time in more than a decade, and for the first time with a dedicated U.S. presence. Headed by Julie Weir in the UK and in association with SIN in New York, the label will be signing and releasing new product by new artists while additionally, starting in June 2016 with Opeth and Paradise Lost albums, reissuing and repackaging classic catalog titles.

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  4. You Can Shred On a Ukulele. This Cover of Metallica's 'Blackened' Proves ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Q1043.com

    "May-Tallica" continues as YouTuber Rob Scallon performs covers of Metallica classics on instruments that skew far away from your typical electric guitar. He first covered "Master of Puppets" on a banjo and now he is back with a cover of "Blackened" on ukulele.

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  5. Slayer, Anthrax and Death Angel coming to AbbotsfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... they collaborated with Public Enemy on Bring The Noise and became a card-carrying member of The Big Four - with Metallica, Slayer and Megadeth - to define the speed/thrash metal genre. They were also the first metal band to have their music heard on ...

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  6. Metallica Serenade Willie Mays at San Francisco Giants GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Guitar World

    This past Friday night, Metallica's James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett performed "The Star Spangled Banner" at AT&T Park in San Francisco. As you can see in the Facebook photos below, they played custom San Francisco Giants-themed ESP guitars through a pair of Giants-themed Mesa/Boogie cabinets.

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  7. Watch James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett Play "The Star-Spangled Banner" for the GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Guitar Player

    On May 6, for the fourth year in a row, Metallica and the San Francisco Giants held their annual Metallica Day at AT&T Park. James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett once again performed a wah-drenched version of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at the start of the game.

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  8. Photo Du Jour: Metallica Is Cleaning Up Ocean BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Sfist

    What have you been up to lately? Probably not that much, am I right? I mean, you've definitely not been picking up trash on Ocean Beach in your free time like the members of Metallica, have you? No? Well, that's exactly what Kirk Hammett, Robert Trujillo, and Jeff Samardzija all did yesterday. As hard rock news site Blabbermouth noted , guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo are both "avid surfers," and Trujillo has in the past used ocean metaphors to describe working in the music industry.

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  9. Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott: The ace with the bassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... hit after hit. Its version of traditional Irish ditty Whiskey in the Jar has been covered by artists as diverse as Metallica and Pulp. Anthemic earworm The Boys Are Back in Town is, according to Lynott's friend Bob Geldof, one of the "top five songs ...

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  10. EXCLUSIVE: 'Billions' Star Damian Lewis on Whether His Character...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | ETonline

    ... for stretches of time to film, sometimes there are perks to the job the whole family can enjoy, like meeting Metallica. "Metallica showed up in the first season," Lewis recalls. "I had met Lars Ulrich a couple of times previously and he was kind ...

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  11. 'Dear Mama': 25 Mother's Day songs that will make you cryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Cleveland.com

    As prepare to celebrate yet another Mother's Day, some of the most emotional moments regarding the woman who gave birth to us can be heard in song. Some of the biggest artists in music history, from Kanye West and Metallica to the Beatles and Elvis Presley, have paid homage to their mothers with some of the most touching songs in their respective catalogs. 1 comment

  12. Babymetal confirm DownloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Music-News.com

    ... attracts icons of to its main stage, plus some of the best and hottest new acts in the world. AC/DC, KISS, Metallica, Aerosmith, Guns N' Roses, Rage Against The Machine, Slipknot, Linkin Park and many more have all headlined its main stage. Download ...

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  13. Enter, Sandmen: Metallica members join Ocean Beach cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | SFGate

    Guitarists James Hetfield, left, Lars Ulrich, center, and Kirk Hammett play on stage for Metallica's live performance at Rasputin Records in Berkeley, Calif., on Saturday April 16, 2016 Guitarists James Hetfield, left, Lars Ulrich, center, and Kirk Hammett play on stage for Metallica's live performance at Rasputin Records in Berkeley, Calif., on Saturday April 16, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 06: Metallica performs onstage at CBS RADIO's third annual 'The Night Before' at AT&T Park on February 6, 2016 in San Francisco, California. less SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 06: Metallica performs onstage at CBS RADIO's third annual 'The Night Before' at AT&T Park on February 6, 2016 in San Francisco, California.

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  14. Babymetal fuses j-pop with heavy metalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | NorthJersey.com

    ... in 2014 in Hollywood and have shared stages with American metal favorites like Megadeth and Avenged Sevenfold. Metallica is their favorite metal band. "Metallica's show was very cool and I learned a lot from watching how they reached out to their ...

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  15. Battlecross smashes, bashes and thrashes Fiesta style at The KorovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Examiner.com

    ... as heavy as they come while proudly flying the modern mantle for those that came before them. While the likes of Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, Exodus, Testament and Death Angel are going strong today after 30-plus years, Battlecross is merely touring ...

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  16. Induction speeches lend credibility to 2016 RockHall choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Examiner.com

    While the performance was fine all-around, it was an odd start in that Bowie remains bigger than any of this year's inductees, while Kimbra was one of only three female performers--none of whom were inductees. But credit Lars Ulrich, himself an inductee as Metallica's drummer, for his convincing case for the night's first inductee Deep Purple's presence.

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  17. It's graduation time againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Cape Gazette

    ... pride, dignity and a certain reverence for the whole educational process, not to mention the heavy metal group, Metallica and Smashing Pumpkins, which your child has listened to more than any professor. Once the program starts, there is the usual ...

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  18. Tremonti: Dust [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... and Creed , his first two records with his self-named band showed a very pronounced influence from bands like Metallica . While their styles are not anywhere close to the same, Tremonti 's music differs from Creed 's and even Alter Bridge 's by ...

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  19. Vox: Valvetronix VT30 [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... amp, so it's not a tube amp but still very good. I have a Schecter Hellraiser C-1 with EMG 81 85. I play mostly Metallica and all that thrash stuff and it suits my needs. This amp is very loud when the power level is turned up all the way, but it ...

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  20. Rob Zombie: I feel like rock music is transitioning out of the cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... to make our records sound good. When you're a struggling band you're like, "Why do our records sound shitty when Metallica's records sound awesome?" Oh, well, because they spent eight months and you spent eight minutes. But then you get over the ...

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